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Call them the “Cooperstown Kids.”

Jayce Vancena, a seventh-grader at Lake Middle School, and his buddy Bryce Castilleja, a seventh-grader at Fassett Middle School, traveled with their parents to Cooperstown, N.Y., with the Teays Valley Vikings, a 12-and-under all-star baseball team from Columbus.

"Both boys have played against Columbus in past years," said Joe Vancena, Jayce's father. "The coach asked both boys to go to Cooperstown with them.

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The Oregon Jr. Eagles Travel Baseball program will hold tryouts for the 2009 under 11, 12 and 13 teams on Aug.  17 at the Oregon recreation facility on diamonds 5 and 6.
       
U11 evaluation will be noon to 2 p.m.; U12 from 2-4 p.m. and U13 from 4-6 p.m.
       
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Eric Curavo first began shooting when he was 9 years old and has been competing in shooting events since he was 11. 

"It's what I'm good at,” Curavo said. “It's my hobby. I love competing. I love competition and I love winning.” Now 18, the 2008 Lake High School graduate made his mark July 20-31 at the 101st National Matches at Camp Perry near Port Clinton. 

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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